Mag. 2.0 earthquake - - 50km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska, on 2015-09-01 16:13:55 -08:00
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 100 km depth
2 Sep 01:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 56 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2015-09-01 16:13:55 -08:00
Depth: 100.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.9916°N / 152.6231°W (Alaska, Alaska, United States)
Nearest volcano: Iliamna (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) W of Happy Valley (pop: 593) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Anchor Point (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) WNW of Homer (pop: 5,520) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WNW of Fritz Creek (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) WSW of Kalifornsky (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SW of Kenai (pop: 7,660) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) SW of Alaska City (pop: 298,700) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (138 mi) SW of Eagle River (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
5579 km (3467 mi) NW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5579 km (3467 mi) NW of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NNE of Augustine Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.0||1 km||- 50km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.